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Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound

Stephen Howard Perry Bly

Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound

part II. Industrial and commercial applications

by Stephen Howard Perry Bly

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Published by Environmental Health Directorate in Ottawa, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ultrasonic waves -- Safety measures.,
  • Ultrasonic waves -- Industrial applications -- Safety measures.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEnvironmental Health Directorate, Health Protection Branch.
    SeriesSafety code -- 24
    ContributionsBenwell-Morison, Deirdre A., Canada. Environmental Health Directorate.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20709361M
    ISBN 100660137410


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C - The British Medical Ultrasound Society. Guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound equipment Edited by Peter R. Hoskins, University of Edinburgh, Kevin Martin, University of Leicester, Abigail Thrush. Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound, Part I, Medical and paramedical applications.

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These guidelines, including exposure limit criteria, aim to assure the safe use of industrial and commercial ultrasound. They cover a large number of varied applications of ultrasound, which use quite different mechanisms to produce their desired effects.

Table 1, from Shoh (Sh 75) and Michael (Mi 74), lists the major applications of. International Guidelines and Regulations for the Safe Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Medicine. This Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound book presents a brief update on ultrasound bioeffects.

Benefits and risks of Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound book examinations and the concept of ALARA, i.e., exposure As Low As Reasonably Achievable, are : Kwan Hoong Ng. When considering the safe use of ionising radiation studies, the use of the ALARA (as low as reasonably achievable) principle is widespread and entirely appropriate.

It can also be considered in the context of the safety of ultrasound exposures but, here, it should be used with by: The use of Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound book for thermotherapy was the first use of ultrasound in medicine.

Energy is lost as the wave overcomes the natural resistance of the particles in the medium to displacement, i.e. the viscosity of the medium. Thus, absorption increases. obstetric and non-obstetric examinations can be found in the Detailed Guidelines.

Key principles for the safe use of ultrasound • Medical ultrasound imaging should only be used for medical diagnosis. • Ultrasound equipment should only be used by people who are fully trained in its safe and proper operation. This requires: o an appreciation of the potential thermal and mechanical bio-effects of ultrasound.

Guidelines for the Safe Use of Ultrasound: Part I - Medical and Paramedical Applications (excerpt from Safety C ) 4. Safe Use Guidelines. Ultrasound Physical Therapy. Ultrasound Therapy Devices Regulations. The British Medical Ultrasound Society. Guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound equipment () Prepared by the Safety Group of the British Medical Ultrasound Society.

J Med Ultrasound • Vol 10 • No 1 5 Safe Use of Ultrasound in Medicine International Guidelines and Regulations for the Safe Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Medicine Kwan H.

Ng This paper presents a brief update on ultrasound by: 7. International recommendations and guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound in medicine. Barnett SB(1), Ter Haar GR, Guidelines for the safe use of ultrasound book MC, Rott HD, Duck FA, Maeda K.

Author information: (1)Division of Telecommunications and Industrial Physics, CSIRO, Lindfield, Australia. [email protected] by: employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace. The Occupational Safety and Health Act(OSHAct) requires employers to comply with hazard-specific safety and health standards.

In addition, pursuant to Section 5(a)(1), the General Duty Clause of the Act, employers must provide their employees with a workplaceMissing: ultrasound. The purpose of this review is to briefly outline the recent development of therapeutic ultrasound applications and specialized devices, which have been approved for use, together with associated safety considerations.

Therapeutic applications of ultrasound may be used clinically after government approval (e. Guidelines for the Safe Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment. Available at: Calvert J, Duck FA. Self-heating of diagnostic ultrasound transducers in. TER HAAR G AND DUCK FA, The Safe Use of Ultrasound: AIUM Consensus Statements, Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis, British Medical Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 19/2, Ultrasound Society, British Institute of Radiology, 1 2.

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The topic of ultrasound safety receives excellent coverage in chapter 12 and in the appendix on British Medical Ultrasound Society (BMUS) guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound equipment. Throughout the book, reference to both European and U.S. standards and guidance are provided when relevant to the topic of by: 1.

Best Practice Guidance for the Safe use of Doppler Ultrasound () These guidelines have been drawn up on the basis that there is the need to minimise WFUMB/ISUOG Statement on the Safe Use of Doppler Ultrasound During week scans (or earlier in pregnancy); UMB 39/3 (), ff. that each ultrasound practice should also follow guidelines recommended by their local governments and/or the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

SCHEDULING OF PATIENTS (GENERAL RECOMMENDATIONS) Non-urgent/non-emergent ultrasound examinations and ultrasound-guided procedures should be postponed or cancelled to minimize spread of. the Guidelines for Professional Working Standards, August and the firstGuidelines for Professional Working Standards - Ultrasound published in October Consultations were held with sonographers in centres throughout the UK during the revision process inFile Size: KB.

The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine is a multidisciplinary association dedicated to advancing the safe and effective use of ultrasound in medicine through professional and public education, research, development of guidelines, and accreditation.

BMUS Guidelines for the safe use of Diagnostic Ultrasound Equipment. Scope and Purpose; Part 1 Basic; Part 2 Detailed; Full Guidelines; 6. Recommended Reading: The Safe Use of Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis - Edited by Gail ter Haar.

Technical Discussion, Standards, Guidance and Compliance Statements for Ultrasound. those ultrasound practitioners who are registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) and those who are not.

These Guidelines will be of relevance to all, hence the use of the term ‘ultrasound practitioner’ whenever possible. Occasionally the term ‘operator’ is used. This term is defined within the Glossary of the RCR/SCoR Standards.

The Safe Use of Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis [Haar, Gunter, Duck, F.A.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Safe Use of Ultrasound Cited by: The diagnostic ultrasound was considered safe after the intensity threshold was known and the output intensity (Ispta) was regulated to be less than.

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Recommendations were also made to develop guidelines for the safe use of all obstetric ultrasound, as well as for the development of standards for the training of ultrasonographers (see below).

So far, none of these recommendations have been implemented. Ultrasound imaging has been used for over 20 years and has an excellent safety record. It is based on non-ionizing radiation, so it does not have the.

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Health Canada has established Guidelines for the Safe Use of Diagnostic Ultrasound. The Guidelines state that ultrasound should not be used for any of the following activities: to have a picture of the fetus, solely for non-medical reasons to learn the sex of the fetus, solely for non-medical reasons.

Ultrasound organizations have produced statements on the safe use of ultrasound. These are not regulatory statements but are intended to educate and advise. WFUMB guidelines have been issued in two special issues of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology   Originally approved June titled “Emergency Ultrasound Guidelines” Download the Policy.

Ultrasound Guidelines - Emergency, Point-of-Care, and Clinical Ultrasound Guidelines in November   Ultrasound is being increasingly used for non-medical reasons, however, in the first 10 weeks of pregnancy it should be performed only when clinically indicated, advises a new Scientific Impact Paper (SIP) published today by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG).

SIPs are produced by the Scientific Advisory Committee at the. Guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound equipment. Salvesen KA. Safety tutorial: Epidemiology of diagnostic ultrasound exposure during pregnancy - European committee for medical ultrasound safety (ECMUS). Eur J Ultrasound 15(3): ter Haar G, Duck FA.

Eds The Safe Use of Ultrasound in Medical Diagnosis. Practice Parameters describe recommended conduct in specific areas of clinical practice.

They are based on analysis of current literature, expert opinion, open forum commentary and formal consensus. Practice Parameters are not intended to be legal standards of care or conduct and may be modified as determined by individual circumstances and. On behalf of the WFUMB Safety Committee (Jacques S.

Abramowicz, MD, Iwaki Akiyama, PhD, David Evans, PhD, F. Brian Fowlkes, PhD, Karel Marsal, MD, PhD, Yusef Sayeed, MD, Gail ter Haar, PhD,). Abramowicz JS* 1 and Basseal J* 2 (*co-authors) 1 WFUMB and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA 2 Discipline.

Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) issued a report making recommendations for safer practice.1 These updated guidelines take into consideration the recommendations from this report and describe the technique of pleural aspiration and Seldinger chest drain insertion and ultrasound guidance.

Much of this guideline consists of descriptions of how to doCited by: Barnett SB, Ter Haar GR, Ziskin MC, et al. International recommendations and guidelines for the safe use of diagnostic ultrasound in medicine.

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